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CULTURE

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Turkish culture and history

Enjoy our articles all about this fascinating country.

Victory Day and the Feast of Sacrifice

Victory Day and the Feast of Sacrifice

This week sees two Turkish national holidays fall within a few days of each other leading to the announcement of an extended ten-day public...
Summer Solstice and the Holy Month of Ramadan

Summer Solstice and the Holy Month of Ramazan

It's been a busy week with the Summer Solstice, Kadir Gecesi and the end of Ramazan tomorrow. Today we're bringing you an update on what's...

‘Just Josh’ by Moira Rutherford

Moira Rutherford has lived in Turkey for ten years having moved here in 2007. She soon became involved in caring for the many street animals...

Turkish customs you might not know about (part two)

Welcome to part two of our article on Turkish customs you might not know about. Please click here to read part one if you missed...

Turkish customs you might not know about (part one)

When visiting Turkey you may notice there are customs that are very different to what you are used to at home. Turkish culture...

The History of Auld Lang Syne

In 1788  Robert Burns sent the poem ‘Auld Lang Syne’ to the Scots Musical Museum, indicating that it was an ancient song...

Earthquakes – are you prepared?

Last week we published an article on the Earthquake Crisis Response exercise that recently took place in Fethiye. So, we...

World Octopus Day – 8th October 2016

As the name suggests, World Octopus Day celebrates one of the most distinctive creatures living on the planet today; the octopus. Found worldwide in the...

Benyamin Sönmez Classical Music Festival returns to Fethiye

Now in its fifth year, the Benyamin Sönmez Classical Music Festival is returning to Fethiye. The festival, which is a four-day celebration of the...

‘Seeing the Truth’ by Faye Rogan – now available in Turkey

Faye Rogan has lived in Turkey for the last fifteen years, initially working in an international school in Ankara and now leading a more...

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